Diversity (Intern)

US-AZ-Phoenix
Job ID
2017-1965
# of Openings
1
Category
Marketing
Program
Business Office
Weekly Hours
Variable

Overview

Terros is a healthcare organization of caring people, guided by our core values of integrity, compassion and empowerment. For more than four decades, the heart of everything we do is inspiring change for life. We help people manage addiction and mental illness, provide primary medical care, restore families, support our veterans, and connect individuals to the care they need

If you are interested in working for one of the State's Leading Healthcare Organizations that promotes Integrity, Compassion, and Empowerment, we encourage you to apply!  If you are energized by helping people during their most challenging times, this vital opportunity will be rewarding!

Responsibilities

This position is responsible for assisting in the planning, organizing, and implementation of Diversity projects, initiatives, meetings and events. Works closely with the VP of Diversity to meet accountability for Diversity-related reports and oversight compliance. Interface with Terros teams and community partners.  Other responsibilities include:

 

  • Co-coordinate all aspects for organizing a state-wide behavioral health conference
  • Assist with on-line conference registrations and fielding communications with registrants, sponsors and speakers
  • Organize and note-take for all Planning Committee meetings
  • Assist with preparation for and note-take for Diversity & Inclusion Committee
  • Assist with preparation for Cultural Competency trainings
  • Assist in ongoing implementation of Cultural and Linguistically Appropriate Service (CLAS) standards
  • Participate in research and community interface opportunities to improve diversity and inclusion standards

Qualifications

 

  • General knowledge of behavioral health/integrated health care principles and practices
  • Experience with Word and Excel
  • Valid Arizona Driver’s license in good standing
  1. Able to become fingerprint certified in accordance with Arizona Department of Public Safety requirements
  2. Ability to interact well verbally to the general public by portraying critical thinking and communicating a positive attitude
  3. Ability to communicate verbally, in writing with professionals and paraprofessionals.
  4. Flexibility of work hours to achieve the objectives of a project
  5. Willing to work with all cultures and sub-cultures that comprise the population of Maricopa County in a non-judgmental and value clear manner
  6. Bilingual proficiency in English and Spanish a plus
  7. Physical demands of this position are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

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